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UPDATE: N. Richmond St. in Appleton now open, shots fired investigation remains ongoing

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TUESDAY 2/23/2021 5:55 p.m.

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – Appleton police say N. Richmond Street in Appleton is now open after a shots fired incident on Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say the investigation into this incident remains ongoing at this time. Local 5 will provide updates as they become available.

Police are asking residents to contact the department with any information related to the incident at 920-832-5500.

Rounds found on N. Richmond St., traffic still blocked

TUESDAY, 2/23/2021 4:20 p.m.

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – Police have released more information regarding the shots fired incident in Appleton.

According to Officer Meghan Cash, police have found some rounds in the 1700 block of N. Richmond Street.

Officers originally arrived on scene around 2:45 p.m. There were no damages or injuries.

Traffic at North Richmond St. is still blocked.

If anyone has any information you’re asked to contact the Appleton Police Department.

Original Story: HAPPENING NOW: Appleton Police investigating shots fired, avoid area

TUESDAY, 2/23/2021 03:07 p.m. 

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – The Appleton Police are asking the public to avoid an area in the City of Appleton.

At this time they ask people use an alternative round while in the area of the 1700 N. Richmond Street.

Officers are investigating a possible shots fired incident.

Local 5 will keep you up to date on the latest information when it becomes available.

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